Plumbers find fetus while investigating clogged pipe

Plumbers made a disturbing find Tuesday when they investigated a clogged pipe in a Brooklyn home.

Officials told WPIX that residents noticed something wrong with their plumbing and called for help.

Maintenance workers came to the multi-family house at about 2 p.m. and discovered a fetus inside the clogged sewer line.

According to the New York Post, authorities are questioning a woman who lives in the home and may have been pregnant in October.

Police told New York Daily News that officers and the city's medical examiner's office are still investigating.

See photos from this story:

4 PHOTOS
Plumbers make horrifying find while investigating clogged pipe
See Gallery
Plumbers make horrifying find while investigating clogged pipe
HIDE CAPTION
SHOW CAPTION
of
SEE ALL
BACK TO SLIDE

Read Full Story

Sign up for Breaking News by AOL to get the latest breaking news alerts and updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.